Cornell Study Finds Pricing Issues Top Hotel Revenue Management Concerns Worldwide
New Hospitality Revenue Management Research Shows Consumers Gaining Pricing Power
Looking at the results of the survey, participants in the Singapore roundtable agreed that pricing power has shifted considerably toward the customer. However, many hotel revenue management professionals are finding ways to maintain rates by targeting their rate adjustments and focusing on adding value by bundling packages.In her report, Kimes explains several hospitality revenue management tactics, including those that do not include price manipulation. These non-price techniques include competing on the basis of quality, creating strategic partnerships, taking advantage of your loyalty program, developing additional revenue sources, and developing additional market segments.
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